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We welcome you to our website
the association "village church of St. John to church Grubenhagen".

The Association for the Rescue of the village church of St. John
to Kirch Grubenhagen e.V. Founded 1996th.

On 24/07/2016  the association for the promotion
and the parish celebrated exist in a service the 20th of the association
led by Dr. Bernd Albrecht Freiherr von Maltzan.
   The sermon Bishop Dr. Andreas von Maltzahn.

According to its statute, according to its statutes, the association for the promotion supports only the Lutheran. Parish church Grubenhagen
in the rehabilitation and restoration of the over 750 year old village church.
He is recognized for tax purposes as non-profit.
The until reunification greatly deteriorating structural condition of the church was halted thanks to the activities of the association.


Apse and vault entrance
Thus was carried out in the years 1999 to 2002, the exterior renovation
in three phases (apse and presbytery / nave / tower).
The costs were about 70%, with grants from the
Deutsche Stiftung Denkmalschutz (German Foundation Conservation)
and the
Landesamt für Denkmalpflege (State Conservation Office) shown.

Church steeple

In the years 2002-2006 was a result of many individuals, the interiors (heating, electrical, lighting, bells)
as well as the vault of the apse and the choir be repaired.
The necessary funds have been provided solely by the development association.


In the years 2002-2006 were due to many for the altar - and pulpit rehabilitation of the club could win the Oetker Stiftung in Bielefeld,
dealing with a generous donation
has a key role in this work.


Lütkemüller organ
The valuable Lütkemüller organ was through a donation of
Dr. Bernd Freiherr von Maltzan be restored.

The municipality Vollrathsruhe has also made a significant contribution.

The Foundation will persistently continue to rely on private initiative and nationally responsive friends and supporters, because the parish, the necessary funds for the preservation and further restoration of the church
  not pose, but is entirely dependent on donations.

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The salvation of the Church is the most important tasks to strengthen the people in the village community in their Christian faith.
Ebensdso an important part of the Mecklenburg regional and cultural history is maintained by the preservation of a monument.
We would also ask you at these tasks to participate by making a donation

The Executive Board